Main-à-Dieu Fishermen's Museum


2886 Louis-Main-à-Dieu Rd


Fleur-de-lis/Marconi/Metro CB

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Main-à-Dieu Fishermen’s Museum, located in Cape Breton’s Coastal Discovery Centre, provides a fascinating insight into the changes and challenges faced by the fishing industry over the past 100 years. The museum features an impressive collection of fishing paraphanelia, replicas of fishing boats and historic images from Main-à-Dieu’s past. Our museum is in close proximity to the Main-à-Dieu Boardwalk which overlooks a picturesque sandy beach. Visitors can purchase light snacks at the nearby Big Wave Café. The Coastal Discovery Centre’s C@P site is also available to visitors and includes 7 computers, all with internet access. 

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Facilities / Services

Gift shop
Meeting facilities
Picnic tables
Public washroom
Wheelchair accessible
Internet access

Hours Of Operation

Jul–Aug 10am–6pm; Sep–Jun 9am–5pm.

Detailed Information

Admission: Admission free, donations welcome.
Directions: PAt Coastal Discovery Centre.
Off-season rates available

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